Senate confirms Gottlieb as FDA commissioner

Gottlieb, a cancer survivor who received his doctor of medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University in 2002, is a former resident fellow at the conservative American Enterprise Institute and assistant professor at New York Univer... More..

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Los Angeles company recalls deer-antler tea after 2 get sick
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Los Angeles company recalls deer-antler tea after 2 get sick

Officials with the California Department of Public Health say the tea may be contaminated with botulism, and they are investigating the two cases in Orange County where people became ill. "Wear rubber or latex ...More..

Eating cheese won't kill you
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Eating cheese won't kill you

Ian Givens, a professor of food chain nutrition at Reading University, who was one of the researchers, said: "There's quite a widespread but mistaken belief among the public that dairy products in general can...More..

Lawsuit accuses Minnesota bishop of suppressing abuse report
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Lawsuit accuses Minnesota bishop of suppressing abuse report

The suit also claims Bishop Hoeppner suppressed the survivor's abuse report by threatening his position as a deacon and coerced him into signing a document stating the abuse never happened. Robert Schreiner. "W...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Tillerson Reasserts US Willing to Work With Moscow on Syria

Four Asean nations- the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia and Brunei- claim part of the resource rich waters. The United States has conducted freedom of navigation operations to challenge South China Sea cla...More..

Two police personnel injured in firing in Kashmir
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Two police personnel injured in firing in Kashmir

As of now, we have also started a search operation in the adjoining forest area as a precautionary measure", the officer added. Both the injured SPOs were referred to the hospital for specialised treatment by...More..

Ben Youngs pulls out of Lions squad for family reasons
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ben Youngs pulls out of Lions squad for family reasons

Lions and Ireland centre Robbie Henshaw says he will relish facing whatever "niggle" comes his way in New Zealand. For a three-match tour, 34 players is a lot and it might be that not everyone gets to play Te...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Olbermann: Sally Yates is 'American hero'

President Barack Obama himself that month told one of his closest advisers that the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which by then had been investigating Trump associates' possible ties to Russian Federation fo...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

N. Korea Says Has Detained Another American

The North detained Kim on Saturday for "hostile acts", the official KCNA news agency said Sunday, adding he had worked for the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology (PUST). A State Department officia...More..

Theresa and Philip May on The One Show: sweet, but screamingly boring
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Theresa and Philip May on The One Show: sweet, but screamingly boring

Tory campaign chiefs will hope the joint appearance shows the party leader's human side in the run up to polling day on June 8. Theresa May has revealed she thinks there are "boy jobs and girl jobs" at home a...More..

Leader of ISIS in Afghanistan killed in April raid, Pentagon says
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Leader of ISIS in Afghanistan killed in April raid, Pentagon says

Hasib was the mastermind behind a deadly attack against a military hospital in Kabul on March 8 that killed more than 30 people and injured 80 others, the Afghan Presidential Palace said in a statement . War...More..

FDA Approves 1st New Drug for ALS in Decades
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

FDA Approves 1st New Drug for ALS in Decades

ALS is a progressive disease which destroys nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. Most patients die from respiratory failure within three to five years after symptoms begin. Common adverse events report...More..

GOP backs away from negotiating to push Dayton on budget
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

GOP backs away from negotiating to push Dayton on budget

The two sides have been meeting privately for a week but made little headway in narrowing major differences. Gazelka said the counteroffers Dayton provided on four budget bills Monday afternoon did not move eno...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Ashwin in India's Champions Trophy squad

So, whether we will play with two main spinners is a question. "Even if you are motivated, you still have to push your limits because sometimes these domestic players are better players of spin bowling than wha...More..

$2 million for new Children's Hospital epilepsy program
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

$2 million for new Children's Hospital epilepsy program

Schlater is the CEO of Domino's Pizza of Canada. An American transplant who delivered Domino's pizza in OH in the '70s, he opened the massive chain's first location outside the United States in Winnipeg in 1983...More..

US suspends aid to Kenya's health ministry over corruption
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

US suspends aid to Kenya's health ministry over corruption

Speaking at Imperial Hotel in Kisumu during a training session for vernacular radio station journalists on election reporting, the envoy said the United States had not suspended aid that goes directly to Kenyan...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

IPL: Mumbai elect to bat against Hyderabad

Punjab will have to win all of their remaining three games to be in the hunt for the play-offs. Mumbai's second-highest scorer was Parthiv Patel with 23. The win was set up Hyderabad bowlers who restricted a ...More..

Simcoe Superstore approved for beer, cider sales
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Simcoe Superstore approved for beer, cider sales

The addition of these new outlets will bring the provincial total to 206 authorized locations. "While today's announcement is good news for shoppers, it also enables breweries and cideries to introduce their pr...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Senate Dems ask GOP to drop their plan to repeal 'Obamacare'

Republicans just walked the plank for Trump and his administration's response is the equivilent of "see ya" suckers'. That is why constituents need to push their senators to answer to the full dangers of Trum...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Artificial womb could improve survival among premature babies

Premature babies, weighing as little as a pound, are usually placed inside incubators and hooked up to ventilators after birth, the AP reports. An artificial womb could soon be used to support critically pr...More..